Live Blog Day 5 – Hudson Yards – The Edge – Highline – Little Island – The Ride – Gallaghers Steakhouse

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December 5th, 2021 So as you can tell from the title, this was to be a PACKED day. Really we got gig pretty late and arrived in Hudson Yards around 9.15 via the 7 Subway line from Bryant Park. This line runs right into the heart of Hudson Yards and saves an unnecessary 1.5-mile hike … Read more

Live Blog Day 4 – Downtown – Statue Cruise, One World Observatory, 911 Museum, Brooklyn Bridge – Pebble Beach at Sunset, and Bar 54

December 4th, 2021 We had actually tried to take it pretty easy on our tourist activities so far in New York. We have only visited 2 paid attractions (The Summit and FlyNYON) however we had already clocked up well over 20miles of walking and had seen a huge amount of the City. Today, however, despite … Read more

Live Blog Day 1 – Virgin Atlantic London Heathrow to New York City

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December 1st, 2021 So after a seriously stressful build-up, we spent the day before frantically packing and finalizing plans, printing out a forest full of documents, to make sure we had paper copies of everything, and then finally hit the sack, still very stressed about the constantly evolving Omicoron Variant. The Alarm went off around … Read more